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Barikul is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Barikul is located in India
Barikul (India)
Coordinates: 22°46′14.5″N 86°47′37.3″E / 22.770694°N 86.793694°E / 22.770694; 86.793694Coordinates: 22°46′14.5″N 86°47′37.3″E / 22.770694°N 86.793694°E / 22.770694; 86.793694
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Bankura
 • Total 988
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
Lok Sabha constituency Bankura
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ranibandh

Barikul is a village, with a police station, in Ranibandh CD Block in Khatra subdivision of Bankura district in the state of West Bengal, India.[citation needed]


As per 2011 Census of India Barikul had a total population of 988 of which

  • Males= 494 (50%)
  • Females= 494 (50%)
  • Population below 6 years = 97.

The total number of literates in Barikul was 611 (68.57% of the population over 6 years).[1]

Police station

Barikul police station has jurisdiction over a part of Ranibandh CD Block. The area covered is 63177.02 acres with a population of 73,188. The police station was set up in 2005.[2][3]


Barikul is on the Ranibandh-Barikul-Fulkusma Road.[4][better source needed]


  1. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Bankura". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Barikul PS". Bankura District Police. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  4. ^ Google maps

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